Personality: Hattie W. Hamlin

“Leadership Metro Richmond is an organization that has done tremendous work and has sent leaders throughout the commonwealth as well as the nation. It is the linchpin of all of what makes up our region.”

14th Annual Imagine Festival Oct. 20

The 14th Annual Imagine Festival showcasing the many ethnic cultures that make up the Richmond community, will be held noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Broad Rock Sports Complex, 4802 Warwick Road in South Side.

3rd Annual Beer & Oyster Block Party Saturday

The 3rd Annual Beer & Oyster Block Party will be held from 2 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, outside host Union Market, 2306 Jefferson Ave.

Armstrong High Class of 1968 to celebrate 50th reunion

The Armstrong High School Class of 1968 will celebrate its 50th reunion this weekend with a host of events.

Ageism forum Oct. 30

The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities is hosting a free public forum on ageism from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, at Temple Beth El, 3330 Grove Ave.

Personality: Jacquelyn E. ‘Jackie’ Stone

Passion and purpose are the driving forces for Jacquelyn E. “Jackie” Stone, one of Richmond’s brightest and dedicated lawyers.

14th Annual Richmond Folk Festival returns to Downtown riverfront this weekend

Thousands of people are expected along the city’s riverfront this weekend for the 14th Annual Richmond Folk Festival.

RVA style

The styles and the stylish were out in force last Saturday for RVA Fashion Week’s Fall Fashion Weekend.

2nd Street Festival shines

Thousands of people turned out for the music, food, art and history last weekend at the 30th Annual 2nd Street Festival in Jackson Ward.

Coming home

It was a whirlwind weekend for the hundreds of Virginia Union University alumni who returned to campus for the 2018 homecoming celebration.

30th anniversary of 2nd Street Festival in Jackson Ward this weekend

Thousands of people are expected to take to the streets of Jackson Ward this weekend to enjoy the history, music, food and art of the 30th Annual 2nd Street Festival.

City Councilman Jones proposes to girlfriend — and she said …

Weddings bells will soon ring again for City Councilman Michael J. Jones, 9th District. The full-time pastor of the Village of Faith church recently popped the question to his girlfriend, June Cober, director of promotions for Atlantic Records, and she ...

Wine Women & Shoes benefit Oct. 7

Bon Secours Richmond Health Care Foundation will host Wine Women & Shoes, a fundraising event to help victims of abuse, 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, at the Hilton Richmond Hotel and Spa at Short Pump, 12042 W. Broad ...

Personality: Maiesha Hawkins

When you have a vision that exudes sincerity and genuine caring in helping others, people can relate to what it stands for, applaud what you are doing and want to be counted as part of your effort.

Personality: Dr. Peter Henry

People are not born with the desire to be incarcerated or to be on the wrong side of the justice system. In many cases, a person’s circumstances puts them there. But with thousands of people incarcerated each year in Virginia ...